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Pigalle, Jean-Baptiste 1714-1785

Overview
Works: 62 works in 86 publications in 4 languages and 626 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Catalogues raisonnés  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Illustrator, Sculptor, Artist, Composer
Classifications: NB553.P47, 709.41
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Most widely held works by Jean-Baptiste Pigalle
Jean-Baptiste Pigalle : 1714-1785 : sculptures du Musée du Louvre by Musée du Louvre( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du projet de paix perpétuelle de Monsieur l'abbé de Saint-Pierre by Charles Irne Castel de Saint-Pierre( Book )

1 edition published in 1761 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of friendship : Pigalle's bust of Bro : exhibition spring 2004 by Charles Janoray( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Baptiste Pigalle by S Rocheblave( Book )

2 editions published in 1919 in Undetermined and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du Projet de Paix perpétuelle de Monsieur l'Abbé de Saint-Pierre by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

1 edition published in 1761 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie et les oeuvres de Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, sculpteur by Prosper Tarb( Book )

1 edition published in 1859 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Vie et les œuvres de J.B. Pigalle by Prosper Tarb( Book )

2 editions published in 1859 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oeuvres by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

1 edition published in 1771 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Enfant à la cage( )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.-B. Pigalle by Louis Rau( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pigalle, Voltaire nu by Guilhem Scherf( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le 6 avril 1770, dix-sept écrivains parmi les plus célèbres représentants du siècle des Lumières se réunissent dans le salon très parisien de Mme Necker pour rendre hommage à Voltaire. Une souscription en direction des " gens de lettres ", amis et admirateurs du philosophe, est lancée afin de lui ériger une statue en marbre. Les souscripteurs dont les noms sont dévoilés pour la première fois dans cet ouvrage sont rapidement nombreux. Voltaire, d'abord réservé, comprend la portée symbolique de l'entreprise et accepte de servir de " prête-nom " contre le fanatisme et la persécution. D'Alembert lui écrit: " Vous recevrez Pigalle, le plus célèbre de nos artistes, comme Virgile aurait reçu Phidias." Jean-Baptiste Pigalle se rend à Ferney pour modeler la tête de Voltaire, puis exécute dans son atelier le corps nu et décharné d'un vieillard. Au-delà des critiques railleuses qui vont chercher à attaquer Voltaire en prenant prétexte de la statue, cette nudité, défendue par Pigalle et Diderot, va susciter un débat passionné." P. [4] de la couv
Œuvres De M. Rousseau De Geneve by Rousseau( Book )

1 edition published in 1764 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Statue de Diane par J.B. Pigalle by C DOUSSAULT( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'enfant à la cage by G. P Pissier( Book )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description du mausolee du Marechal Comte de Saxe (annotated pamphlet) by Jean-Baptiste Pigalle( )

1 edition published in 1776 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A description of Pigalle's mausoleum for the comte de Saxe in the Temple de St. Thomas, Strasbourg. The annotations describe the tombs of the princes of Nassau in the same church
Description du mausolée du maréchal comte de Saxe( Book )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Description du mausolée du Maréchal Comte de Saxe, inventé et exécuté en marbre by Jean-Baptiste Pigalle( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Jean Baptiste Pigalle correspondence] by Jean-Baptiste Pigalle( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Recueil. Dossiers biographiques Boutillier du Retail. Documentation sur Voltaire]( Book )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jean-Baptiste Pigalle

Jean-Baptiste Pigalle franzsischer Bildhauer

Jean-Baptiste Pigalle French sculptor

Jean-Baptiste Pigalle scultore francese

Pigalle, Jean Baptiste 1714-1785

Жан-Батист Пигал

Жан-Батист Пігаль

Пигаль, Жан-Батист

Ժան Բատիստ Պիգալ

ז'אן-בטיסט פיגאל

ჟან ბატისტ პიგალი

Languages
French (34)

English (16)

German (1)

Danish (1)